Browsing: Jennifer Givhan


MER Award Nominees

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Poetry Jennifer Givhan

Jennifer Givhan – Poetry

Jennifer Givhan Jer Bear & the Magical Thinking that Keeps Me safe. Meow meow I’m a cow croons the child beanstalked each night til he’s taller than me & the two plus two equals blue two lines that never…


Myth of Motherhood Poetics by Jennifer Givhan

My children make myths in the games they play. My daughter holds out a book of fairy tales and she and her friend become princesses lost in Pennsylvania (I have no idea why that state—it’s not in the fairy tale…